Businessman arrested with drugs

Our Correspondent . Jashore | Published: 00:39, Jan 27,2020


The Detective Branch arrested a businessman in possession of 53 bottles of Phensedyl and one kilogram of cannabis in Jashore town on Sunday.

The arrested, Ashraful Islam Panna, 45, is general secretary of Palbari Bazar Malik Samity, and also an agent of BRTC counter at Palbari under Kotwali police station.

The DB men also arrested Ibadat Hossain, 27, an employee of the counter, said Maruf Ahmed, officer in-charge of the Detective Branch.

The OC said that the DB men arrested the two along with the illegal drugs, searching the BRTC counter at Parbari at around 2:30pm.

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